Robin has a true depth of legal experience, having practiced law in Tidewater for over 30 years. In 1990, Robin started out in Norfolk doing criminal defense work as a solo practitioner.
He worked at a few local firms from 1997-2006 in a variety of legal areas, including family law, civil litigation, and criminal defense.
For 14 years, from 2006 to 2020, Robin served as Deputy Public Defender for the City of Chesapeake, where he supervised eleven attorneys and personally handled over 4000 cases, including numerous jury trials and complicated murder cases.
His work also included appeals, where he had several published decisions, including a reversed conviction in 2020.